Date: Wed, 23 Feb 1994 19:01:10 -0800
From: "Alan S. Kaye" AKAYE[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]CCVAX.FULLERTON.EDU
Subject: Re: Strange Advertisement
It sounds great to my ears (and is good marketing!) precisely because
it uses the idiomatic "passing" ( = die) and a lifetime = someone who
has lived a long, productive, four score and ten. It is like the "loved
one" -- see the movie with Jonathan Winters.
linguistics, cal. state univ., Fullerton